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Neighborhood In Mourning After Modesto Man Mauled To Death By Pit Bulls

With dried blood left behind, neighbors said they heard the screaming. Fernandez had apparently intervened after the four dogs broke loose from the next yard over, attacking his aging mother.

10/15/2014

deadly dog attack

Modesto Man Dies After Neighbors’ Pit Bulls Attack Him While He Defends Mother

Juan Fernandez, 59, died of multiple traumatic injuries suffered in Tuesday’s attack at his home in the city of Modesto, Stanislaus County Sheriff Adam Christianson said. His mother, Maria, remained hospitalized in critical condition.

10/15/2014

officer bounces back face

CHP Officer Back To Work After Losing Leg In Horrific Accident, Thanks To High-Tech Prosthetic

With his leg amputated in surgery, the CHP said Mike Mitchell could either retire, or try to earn his job back with a computerized prosthetic leg.

10/15/2014

ebola concerns

Airlines, Railways Taking Precautions When It Comes To Possible Ebola Cases

Sacramento International Airport officials tell CBS13 plans are “in place to maintain customer safety.” Airport rescue firefighters have been put on alert to watch for symptoms and investigate travel history for any passenger who gets sick and needs medical attention.

10/15/2014

Surveillance footage of the suspects. (Credit: Auburn Police Department)

Police: Men Suspected Of Stealing $1,200 Worth Of Liquor

Police are looking for two men who were able to steal three high-priced bottles of liquor from an Auburn store.

10/15/2014

PG&E crews are at the scene. (Credit: SacFirePIO Twitter)

Gas Leak In Downtown Sacramento Disrupting Light Rail Service

A gas leak near 12th and C Streets has light rail service shut down, Sacramento Fire officials say.

10/15/2014

File (Credit: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Mauled By Pack Of Dogs In Modesto Dies From Injuries

Authorities say that one of the two people attacked by pit bulls Tuesday has died from his injuries.

10/15/2014

Scene at the end of the chase in Vacaville near the Ranch Hotel. (Credit: CBS13)

Man In RV Leads Authorities On Chase From Fairfield To Vacaville

Authorities have a man in custody after a chase that lasted from Fairfield to Vacaville early Wednesday morning.

10/15/2014

Elk Grove Drowning

Man Hit, Killed By Tow Truck Along Elk Grove Boulevard

Police say that a tow truck hit and killed a man out walking in Elk Grove late Tuesday night.

10/15/2014

dog bites on the rise

Dog Bite Incidents On The Rise Nationwide, And California Leads The Pack

Collins and insurance companies agree that there have been an uptick in dog bites. The Insurance Information Institute says dog bites are up five percent nationwide from last year, and California leads the country.

10/14/2014

chemical concern

Construction Workers Say Second Agricultural Spray Sickened Them In Sutter County

Video from the July incident provided to CBS13 by one of the 10 workers sprayed with pesticide shows just how close the chopper came to the group of men working on the levee.

10/14/2014